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Kevin Durant bids fond farewell to Scott Brooks, but supports c…

Kevin Durant bids fond farewell to Scott Brooks, but supports coach's firing '100 percent'

yahoo.com nba.com deadspin.com Updated Apr 22 (5 days ago)
After Yahoo Sports NBA columnist Adrian Wojnarowski reported that the Oklahoma City Thunder had fired Scott Brooks, many fans found themselves wondering what the Thunder's stars would have to say about the loss of the head coach who had led the team to …
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  • Kanter out 4-6 weeks after arthroscopic knee surgery

    Kanter out 4-6 weeks after arthroscopic knee surgery

    nba.com Apr 22 (5 days ago)
    Thunder center Enes Kanter has undergone arthroscopic surgery on his left knee and will return to normal offseason work in 4-6 weeks.
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  • DeRozan and Westbrook named Kia Players of the Month

    DeRozan and Westbrook named Kia Players of the Month

    nba.com Apr 17
    The Toronto Raptors' DeMar DeRozan and the Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook today were named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Month, respectively, for games played in April.
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  • After missing playoffs, Thunder coach Brooks feels secure about…

    After missing playoffs, Thunder coach Brooks feels secure about job

    nba.com Apr 16
    Thunder coach Scott Brooks plans to return as coach next season, despite talk that his job is in jeopardy.
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  • Russell Westbrook on what scoring title means after Thunder mis…

    Russell Westbrook on what scoring title means after Thunder miss playoffs: 'S***'

    yahoo.com Apr 16
    Russell Westbrook capped his season-long assault on opposing defenses and rims in characteristically bombastic fashion on Wednesday night. The All-Star point guard torched the hapless Minnesota Timberwolves to the tune of a franchise-record 34 first-hal…
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  • Anthony Davis soars, shuts door on Spurs to push Pelicans past …

    Anthony Davis soars, shuts door on Spurs to push Pelicans past Thunder into playoffs

    yahoo.com Apr 16
    The New Orleans Pelicans entered Wednesday night with a simple mission: win on the final night of the regular season and you're in the 2015 NBA playoffs. But even the simple's pretty complicated in the Western Conference. In this case, "win and you…
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  • Thunder need Spurs' help to make playoffs

    Thunder need Spurs' help to make playoffs

    Russell Westbrook can do just about anything when it comes to basketball.
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  • Kobe Bryant is now in the habit of defending superstars, and he…

    Kobe Bryant is now in the habit of defending superstars, and he's hitting half his shots

    yahoo.com Apr 14
    On Sunday evening, Russell Westbrook had himself a night to remember in a season full of nights to remember (and afternoons to forget). Westbrook dropped 54 on the Indiana Pacers in a loss, as his Oklahoma City Thunder fell out of the playoff bracket. I…
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  • Blazers lose Batum (right knee), McCollum (left ankle) in first…

    Blazers lose Batum (right knee), McCollum (left ankle) in first half vs. Thunder

    yahoo.com Apr 13
    The Portland Trail Blazers are locked into the No. 4 seed in the Western Conference, are assured of having to open the first round of the playoffs on the road since their opponent will end the season with a superior record, have already lost three wings…
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  • Blazers' Aldridge, Afflalo to sit out vs. Thunder

    Blazers' Aldridge, Afflalo to sit out vs. Thunder

    LaMarcus Aldridge and Arron Afflalo have been ruled out for Portland's game at Oklahoma City.
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  • Westbrook avoids suspension for 16th technical foul

    Westbrook avoids suspension for 16th technical foul

    The NBA rescinded Russell Westbrook's 16th technical foul, allowing the star guard to play in the Thunder's critical game against Portland on Monday night.
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  • Pacers' Copeland in town but not at Thunder game

    Pacers' Copeland in town but not at Thunder game

    nba.com Apr 12
    Pacers coach Frank Vogel says forward Chris Copeland will be in Indianapolis on Sunday night but won't attend the game between Oklahoma City and Indiana.
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  • Thunder still the favorite over Pelicans for playoffs

    Thunder still the favorite over Pelicans for playoffs

    ESPN.com Apr 9
    Thunder still the favorite over Pelicans for playoffs
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  • Thunder fading in race for final playoff spot in West

    Thunder fading in race for final playoff spot in West

    nba.com Apr 6
    The Thunder usually spend the first half of April fighting to improve their playoff seeding.
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  • NBA Playoff Picture Update: The race for the West's No. 8 is ba…

    NBA Playoff Picture Update: The race for the West's No. 8 is back on

    yahoo.com Apr 4
    With just about two weeks remaining until the NBA postseason, every night can impact the standings. NBA Playoff Picture keeps you up to date on all the most important news for all 16 berths and seeds. Thunder Struck: The Oklahoma City Thunder are now on…
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  • LeBron James and Russell Westbrook named Kia Players of the Mon…

    LeBron James and Russell Westbrook named Kia Players of the Month

    nba.com Apr 3
    The Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James and the Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook today were named the Kia NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Month, respectively, for games played in March.
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  • Russell Westbrook has his eye on an NBA award, but not the one …

    Russell Westbrook has his eye on an NBA award, but not the one you think

    yahoo.com Apr 1
    While his candidacy has fallen off a bit in recent weeks, Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook remains one of the contenders for this NBA season's MVP award. However, when asked about his chances of winning the trophy roughly two weeks ago,…
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  • Video - Is Durant Being Shut Down For The Season? 02:50

    Is Durant Being Shut Down For The Season?

    Mar 20
    Amin Elhassan reacts to the news that Kevin Durant will be out indefinitely and figures to not see him the rest of the season.
  • Video - The Healing Problems With Durant's Foot 02:40

    The Healing Problems With Durant's Foot

    Mar 20
    Dr. Mark Adickes explains the issues with Kevin Durant's type of foot injury and how the pain continues to affect him even after surgery.
  • Video - Westbrook, Thunder Topple Hawks 01:04

    Westbrook, Thunder Topple Hawks

    Mar 20
    Russell Westbrook recorded his ninth triple-double of the season and the Thunder defeated the Hawks 123-115.
  • Video - Westbrook, Thunder Snap Celtics' Streak 01:10

    Westbrook, Thunder Snap Celtics' Streak

    Mar 18
    Russell Westbrook scored 36 points and collected 10 assists as the Thunder snapped the Celtics' five-game win streak with a 122-118 victory.

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